Christians are often accused of being reactive versus proactive. Instead of anticipating an opportunity, we oftentimes miss chances to be “salt” and “light”, in today’s world.
Publicity is currently underway for "Gay Pride" events in cities across America. "Coming to a theater near you" are well-funded programs promoting the LGBTQ agenda. A generation ago, the idea of citywide celebrations featuring homosexual, lesbian and transgender themes was basically unheard of except in some liberal locations.
Not anymore! Since former President Barack Obama declared June as the first "Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Pride Month" in 2009, there has been an explosion of gay-oriented festivities in cities across America. As President, he was a passionate, advocate for gay-related issues and helped legitimize a lifestyle that previously was identified with sin, shame and social stigma.
When we hear about upcoming gay pride activities in our city, what should we do?